Leighton Buzzard (LBZ)

Managed by London Midland 

Station Approach
Leighton Buzzard

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

  • ATM machine

    ATM machine
  • Toilets

  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops


Leighton Buzzard

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Station Message: Alert!

New lifts are being installed at this station to allow step free access to all platforms. The station will remain fully operational during these works. The new lifts will be in use by the end of 2014.

Getting to and from the station

Car Park
Station Car Park
Meteor Parking Ltd
Phone number
0870 060 4416
Email address
Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
667  with 34 accessible spaces available
Parking is free for disabled customers parking in disabled spaces displaying a valid International Blue Badge 
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 

Access to Car park payment facilities is not required as parking is free for disabled users in disabled parking spaces.

Free of charge
Daily rate
Off peak rate
Weekly rate
Monthly rate
3 Monthly rate
Annual rate
£ 850.00
CCTV Coverage
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type
Sheltered cycle storage
Cycle storage location
Station Forecourt & Southcourt Avenue
Cycle storage spaces

Motorcyle storage is sheltered with CCTV coverage.

CCTV Coverage
Onward travel information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here


Taxi free phone

Accessible taxis

Accessible taxis are available

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available

Pick-up point is narrow central island - there are 2 x 20 minute drop off points.

Car hire

There is a van hire company adjacent to the station

Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 20:00
Saturday 07:00 - 20:00
Sunday 08:00 - 18:00

There are 2 Ticket Vending Machines at Leighton Buzzard.  One in the Booking Hall and one in the station entrance. These machines are card only. Visa Electron and Solo are not accepted.  If you wish to pay by cash, please purchase your ticket from the ticket office.

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards issued
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators

Staffing and general services

Information available from staff
Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
Customer Services

We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.

**Leighton Buzzard is accredited by the Secure Station Scheme**

Ticket gates
Location for Rail Replacement Services

In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Station Front


ATM Machine
Pay phones
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Accessible public telephones

Public telephones are not accessible

Refreshment facilities
Baby changing facilities
National key toilets
National key toilets location

A National Key Scheme/ “Radar” Key is available from station staff. If you wish to purchase your own key, contact Disability Rights UK on 020 7250 8191 or 8181; website: https://crm.disabilityrightsuk.org/ email: enquiries@disabilityrightsuk.org

Waiting Rooms
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

Helpline Contact
0800 0924260
Helpline opening hours
Staff help available
To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met. We operate some stations that are either unstaffed or only staffed at certain times. If we are given prior notification, it will allow us to put in place the necessary arrangements to ensure you are able to make the journey you want.
Ramp for train access
Step free access coverage
Step free access note

Ramp to Booking Hall entrance but no step-free access through to platform (5 steps separate 2 halves of Booking Hall. Step-free side gate with ramp to platform 4 (trains to London). 29 steps up to footbridge, then 29 steps down to island platforms 2 and 3 and 29 steps down to platform 1. Direct access to footbridge via flights of steps on both sides of the station. Step-free side gate from western side of station to platform. Step-free route from platform 1 to front of station and all other platforms is 960m, via street. A barrow crossing is available for access to platforms that are not step-free.  To book assistance at this station please call London Midland Assisted Travel on 0800 092 4260.

Wheelchairs available
Wheelchairs available open hours
Nearest station with more facilities CRS Code
BletchleyWatford Junction

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